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Funeral for an Assassin

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Funeral for an Assassin

Published 1977
Topics Crime, Drama

Vic Morrow stars as Michael Cardiff, a professional assasin who seeks revenge on those responsible for his past prison sentence.
By disguising himself as a black South African, he sets his plan while foiling the police.
Van Dissel plays the cop, Roos who is dedicated and stops at nothing.

Run time 92 min.
Producer Walter Brough, Ivan Hall
Production Company FOAA Productions
Audio/Visual sound, color
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Reviewer: slugs and urchins - favoritefavoritefavorite - August 7, 2009
Subject: 70's film which was atypical
considering the brutality and cruelty used by the South African-apartheid regime this must have been very controversial, and now the roles are reversed; the cop who's dedication to his job above all is the heel while the "terrorist" is the hero, and the true freedom fighters were fighting apartheid.

interesting film with some unique plot twists

Reviewer: FP - - June 28, 2009
Subject: Famous relation
Van Dissel is Vin Diesel's great uncle.

The whole family is gay - not that there's anything wrong with that.
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